Jan 2000 - Present (21 years 9 months)
Since graduation in 1999, James has been managing his freelance illustration and design studio producing back to back hardcopy & electronic illustration & design projects for a diverse client group.
He can work in multiple styles of illustration and adapt to new styles easily. James has extensive experience in studio environments, remotely managed projects and working independently.
James’s professional mission: to create a high quality product for each and every client whether the client or project be big or small. To keep originality, energy, and life flowing though his work.
brown bread and butter
Jan 1999 - Present (22 years 9 months)
Brownbread and Butter is a graphic design, web design and animation studio producing design for print, graphics, websites, illustration, animation, video and digital media.
See here for more details http://www.brownbreadandbutter.com/
Illustrator - UI Designer
May 2009 - Jun 2013 (4 years 1 month)
Roar Film make factual content for interactive digital media, film and television. I’ve enjoyed working with Roar many times on e-learning projects where I’ve created UI design and illustration. Most recently I’ve been developing a series of educational modules that focus on money education for ASIC, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission.
May 2012 - Mar 2013 (10 months)
Learning Seat’s vision is “To shape the future of workplaces through digital education.” The Safe Files is a 64 chapter, online educational detective comic book designed to tackle issues that arise in workplace compliance. My work with Learning Seat was to create an innovative online workplace compliance suite as part of a small team of illustrators & writers. My focus was on storyboards, pencilling, inking and colouring.
Background Design - Prop Design - Storyboards
Blue Rocket Productions
Mar 2007 - Mar 2009 (2 years)
Blue Rocket is a very successful and quirky animation studio based in Hobart, Tasmania. I worked on and offsite with them for three years on the “Pixel Pinkie” series 1 and 2 which aired on Chanel 9, Australia and was sold internationally. At Blue Rocket I was responsible for background, prop design and storyboards.
2006 - 2006
To create character designs for there Aardman children's series Planet Sketch.
Foor & Playsted
2004 - 2006 (2 years)
Design and typesetting, newsletters, brochures, flyers, business cards, posters, letterheads, maps, logos and packaging. Using four colour printing process and applied techniques to paper such as die cutting, embossing and gold foiling.